• General Discussion - Passenger Rail

  • General discussion of passenger rail proposals and systems not otherwise covered in the specific forums in this category, including high speed rail.
General discussion of passenger rail proposals and systems not otherwise covered in the specific forums in this category, including high speed rail.

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README: Thread Links to Proposed HSR/IC/Passenger Systems
by Jeff Smith  - 
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README: Thread Links to Operating/Approved Commuter Systems
by Jeff Smith  - 
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Texas Central HSR (Houston - DFW Dallas Fort Worth)
by kaitoku  - 
225 Replies 
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SEHSR Southeast High Speed Rail Corridor
by villager  - 
342 Replies 
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connecting commuter rail lines
by NRGeep  - 
60 Replies 
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Seattle, Washington: Sound Transit
by superbad  - 
92 Replies 
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UP Being Taken to STB Over Tennessee Pass
by John_Perkowski  - 
32 Replies 
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Rocky Mountaineer will launch a new train journey in the USA for 2021
by Jeff Smith  - 
25 Replies 
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MARTA Atlanta GA - South Expansion Clayton and Henry County
by Jeff Smith  - 
5 Replies 
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Airport light-rail systems: "people movers"
by lpetrich  - 
26 Replies 
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Washington to Baltimore: maglev or hyperloop?
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84 Replies 
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LYNX - Charlotte NC Light Rail (CATS, NS, NCRR)
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62 Replies 
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Denver Area Light and Heavy Rail (RTD) systems
by arnstg  - 
185 Replies 
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UK Vivarail D-Train to be tested in US cities
by GojiMet86  - 
28 Replies 
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Infrastructure package
by Roscoe P. Coaltrain  - 
4 Replies 
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Honolulu's rail project plagued with wheels too thin and tracks too wide
by bostontrainguy  - 
15 Replies 
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US High-Speed Rail Coalition
by bostontrainguy  - 
1 Replies 
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Slide Show
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
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European RRs
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Waterbury button dies. Railroad?
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Mexico City Metro elevated subway section collapses, 23 killed so far
by STrRedWolf  - 
25 Replies 
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Best Passenger Railroad service in the United States
by electricron  - 
1 Replies 
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Post COVID - Passenger Rail
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
111 Replies 
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Atlanta MARTA Tilford Northwest Line Extension
by GojiMet86  - 
13 Replies 
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? about old Erie Lackwanna MU car
by udoittwo  - 
6 Replies 
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Reclining Seat Coach trains effects
by urr304  - 
1 Replies 
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FY 2022 Us DOT Budget Proposal, including Transit and Amtrak
by John_Perkowski  - 
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LA: Baton Rouge - New Orleans Commuter Rail
by Jeff Smith  - 
10 Replies 
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"Who Shot The Passenger Train?" Available On-Line
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
4 Replies 
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Guess while I'm asking questions, I have one about a PRR ticket
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Trolley Pole v. Pantograph
by Yellowspoon  - 
58 Replies 
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Stadler to supply MARTA's new railcars
by MattW  - 
5 Replies 
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France bans flights that trains would take under 2.5 hours to do
by STrRedWolf  - 
25 Replies 
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ADMIN ANNOUNCEMENT: REAL ID
by John_Perkowski  - 
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Ottawa Light Rail
by lpetrich  - 
24 Replies 
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31 Replies 
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Revenue sharing joint trains pre-Amtrak
by urr304  - 
8 Replies 
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Triangle (North Carolina) Transit
by Bob Roberts  - 
10 Replies 
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"Room With a View", Anyone?
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
11 Replies 
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FOR SALE: The Iowa Pacific Passenger Fleet
by John_Perkowski  - 
2 Replies 
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HART: Hawaii Rail Systems (was Light rail coming to Hawaii)
by neroden  - 
41 Replies 
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Abandoned Train Stations - Worldwide
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
2 Replies 
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 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Atlanta Light Rail Streetcar & Beltline Project
by superbad  - 
57 Replies 
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 by MattW
 
TWILIGHT RAIL: Grade School Project
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
16 Replies 
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 by gp80mac
 
Nevada State Rail Plan
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
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 by John_Perkowski
 
Secretary Buttigieg speech to DOT
by John_Perkowski  - 
27 Replies 
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 by eolesen
 
The All Stops Local
by Pensyfan19  - 
20 Replies 
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 by electricron
 
Bernard or Schollhorn ticket punches
by jsexton  - 
0 Replies 
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New product idea- Passenger Rail Vehicle Safety Nets
by cododd  - 
17 Replies 
 1810 Views
 by D Alex
 
Comparing UK to Amtrak's NEC
by electricron  - 
3 Replies 
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 by David Benton
 
Foreign High Speed Rail Companies in the U.S.
by Pensyfan19  - 
20 Replies 
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 by ConstanceR46
 
4 Replies 
 921 Views
 by urr304
 
NCDOT auction for RBBX cars
by John_Perkowski  - 
2 Replies 
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Binghamton NY - New York City NYC Passenger Rail Discussion
by trainhq  - 
591 Replies 
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Buttigieg nominee for Secretary of Transportation
by John_Perkowski  - 
51 Replies 
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Public Transportation in the U.S.
by Pensyfan19  - 
9 Replies 
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 by eolesen
 
1 Replies 
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Coupon Stations?
by BAR  - 
7 Replies 
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7 Replies 
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 by ExCon90
 
HR 8926 - American High Speed Rail Act
by FatNoah  - 
4 Replies 
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 by ziggyzack1234
 
X-Train: Las Vegas Railway Express / United Rail
by goodnightjohnwayne  - 
64 Replies 
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Italy high-speed-rail construction continues
by lpetrich  - 
1 Replies 
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 by lpetrich
 
Last passenger train to a particular city
by Anthony  - 
41 Replies 
 16267 Views
 by Gilbert B Norman
 
Biden administration: "Build Back Better" and transit
by mtuandrew  - 
12 Replies 
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 by David Benton
 
The Defense Production Act and rail infrastructure.
by STrRedWolf  - 
11 Replies 
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 by scratchyX1
 
5 Replies 
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Pullman bedrooms vs compartments?
by Alphaboi  - 
3 Replies 
 677 Views
 by John_Perkowski
 
New TSA Rules Could Affect Railfanning
by Pensyfan19  - 
15 Replies 
 2111 Views
 by Literalman
 
Australia's West Coast Wilderness Railway
by Mollie  - 
5 Replies 
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 by Gilbert B Norman
 
How's My Driving?
by Pensyfan19  - 
7 Replies 
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 by eolesen
 
reduction in passenger trains durring 1918 plague?
by NRGeep  - 
5 Replies 
 810 Views
 by WhartonAndNorthern
 
Calgary northwest light-rail extension opens
by lpetrich  - 
2 Replies 
 2508 Views
 by lpetrich
 
Edmonton Transit Service
by lpetrich  - 
5 Replies 
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 by lpetrich
 
Albuquerque New Mexico Rail Runner Railrunner
by AmtrakPhill629  - 
158 Replies 
 74674 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
New York Real Estate Woes - They Impact Rail
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
9 Replies 
 1103 Views
 by eolesen
 
Western Wild Fires
by GWoodle  - 
6 Replies 
 3006 Views
 by Backshophoss
 
Last passenger train to Casper, Wyoming?
by railgeekteen  - 
2 Replies 
 644 Views
 by CarterB
 
Vote for the World's Ugliest Train - Just for Fun
by bostontrainguy  - 
38 Replies 
 5218 Views
 by west point
 
Is Fluting Dead?
by bostontrainguy  - 
13 Replies 
 1473 Views
 by RRspatch
 
Why no center platform at busy stations.
by David Benton  - 
23 Replies 
 2391 Views
 by electricron
 
Tour of Cincinnati Abandoned Subway
by bostontrainguy  - 
12 Replies 
 3801 Views
 by ExCon90
 
Historic Hyannis Roundhouse Saved
by bostontrainguy  - 
5 Replies 
 1889 Views
 by Falmouth Secondary to Otis
 
Massachusetts Bond Bill Provides 50 Million for East-West Rail Project
by bostontrainguy  - 
2 Replies 
 766 Views
 by electricron
 
Scenic Attractions available by RAIL ONLY
by marco  - 
27 Replies 
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 by bostontrainguy
 
What are your favorite and least favorite passenger rail experiences?
by SouthernRailway  - 
20 Replies 
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 by electricron
 
Trip Report: Australia's Indian Pacific
by Mollie  - 
1 Replies 
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 by David Benton
 
6 Replies 
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 by mtuandrew
 
Will we ever see another all-Pullman passenger train?
by Westernstar1  - 
30 Replies 
 3626 Views
 by Alphaboi
 
India Railways Bids to Run Private Passenger Trains
by Pensyfan19  - 
3 Replies 
 612 Views
 by David Benton
 
They Got Away!!! Trains discontinued before we rode
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
35 Replies 
 5575 Views
 by GSC
 
Lincoln Funeral Train
by GSC  - 
3 Replies 
 588 Views
 by bostontrainguy
 
Should Transit (and Amtrak) be Free to Use?
by bostontrainguy  - 
13 Replies 
 1204 Views
 by gprimr1
 
Eau Claire - Minneapolis Passenger Rail Proposal
by Jeff Smith  - 
21 Replies 
 5015 Views
 by west point
 
Why weren’t open-section sleepers replaced by private room cars sooner?
by SouthernRailway  - 
18 Replies 
 4557 Views
 by Alphaboi
 
All Aboard Washington
by Pensyfan19  - 
13 Replies 
 1579 Views
 by eolesen
 
Barber shops on passenger trains?
by SouthernRailway  - 
15 Replies 
 6265 Views
 by urr304
 
Article on LD cuts (Railway Age; RPA's New "House Organ"?)
by Gilbert B Norman  - 
0 Replies 
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 by Gilbert B Norman
 
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